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Accused sex trafficker faces additional charges in Hennepin County
Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
Food seized from Minnesota warehouse due to infestation of rodents, birds and insects
Four GOP senators oppose Senate health-care measure in its current form
Good idea, hard work paid off for Warner
crime and courts
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
Track and Field: Sieffert earns spot on U of M track and field team
Track and Field: Weiss, coaches recall tough road to triple jump state title
Temi Ogunrinde goes to nationals and beyond
2 years in the making, new jersey unveiled for Wild
Home builder helps make a wish
Woodbury THRIVES to hold senior social event
Overcoming fear: Relay for Life of South Washington County raises $130,000
Minister to marry couples aboard Afton's 'Love Float' during Fourth of July Parade
Health column: What role will you play?
arts and entertainment
Woodbury Ord 1938 Rezone
Amend Ord 1937 Alcoholic Bev hours of sale
ASSU Watch God Work
Dancing Waters Master Assoc vs Susan Markoe
Brookview Gardens Homeowners Assoc vs Joyce Kortuem
Robert A. Gregory, 81
Mabel M. McLean, 91
Jeanette "Jan" Duraine, 80
Doris E. Garbe, 101
Dvionne "Dee" Claybaugh, 78
Viewpoint: Difficult session yields mixed results
Letter: No serious objection to protecting ballot box integrity
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Letters: Voter ID laws not about protecting integrity of vote; Thanks to Fenton for supporting tax relief
Viewpoint: Bipartisan budget a win for families and taxpayers
Real Estate Showcase
February 11, 2009
Pawlenty appoints Delaney to teaching board
Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced Feb. 9 the appointment of Kristi Delaney of Woodbury to the Minnesota Board of Teaching. Delaney is a full-time first grade teacher at Liberty Ridge Elementary School in Woodbury. She has more than 18 years of classroom teaching experience. Delaney earned...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 10, 2009
Board explores what happens to offenders after release
A great deal is written when criminals are convicted, and when they are sent away to jail. But what happens when it is time for them to be released? That was the topic of a Washington Board of Commissioners workshop Feb. 3. The county's corrections department delivered a report on...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
Board votes to remove old bridge
Bridge 5600. The Rock Island Bridge. The J.A.R. swing bridge. The Newport rail bridge. Call it what you will, because soon it will be gone. The Washington County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to approve a bid contract for removal of the bridge that spans the Mississippi River...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Pawlenty reappoints Pederson to administrators board
Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced Tuesday the reappointment of Dr. Jane Pederson of Woodbury to the Minnesota Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators. Pawlenty also reappointed Kyle Nordine of Northfield to the board. Both will serve four-year terms that expire Jan. 7, 2013. Pederson...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Board renews contract with state for Sentence-to-Service program
The Washington County Board of Commissioners voted 4-0 Jan. 20 to renew a joint powers agreement with the state to continue its Sentence-to-Service program. Now in its 20th year, the program provides low-risk offenders the opportunity to work off their sentences via organized community...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
County to Legislature: Preserve aid for safety net services
Demand for Washington County's "safety net" services for residents is increasing. State aid to counties for those services is projected to decrease in 2009. That's not a good combination, community services director Dan Papin told county commissioners at their Tuesday, Jan. 6 board...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Washington County looking for volunteers
Washington County is looking for citizens to fill a number of openings available on various volunteer advisory committees, boards, and commissions. Citizens must be a resident of a district to apply for a specific district committee, but may apply for an "at large" committee if...
January 6, 2009 - 11:45am
January 5, 2009
State Canvassing Board did its job, member says
The state Canvassing Board has carefully handled its duties in the U.S. Senate recount, a board member and Minnesota's top judge said. Supreme Court Chief Justice Eric Magnuson, who sits on the board responsible for declaring an election winner, said regardless of the outcome, citizens...
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 24, 2008
Board game fun after school
An "After School Fun" event for children ages 6 - 10 will be held Friday, Jan. 23, from 4 to 5 p.m. at Valley Crossing Community School, 9900 Park Crossing, Woodbury. The cost is $7. The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation department will host "Board Game Battle" featuring games...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Board set to examine Senate ballots
ST. PAUL - The state Canvassing Board begins what is expected to be a four-day meeting today, with the goal of determining who won Minnesota's...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
County libraries changing hours, some cutting back
When the economy is sluggish, the pace at the library picks up. That's the word from Washington County library officials, who said over the...
December 3, 2008 - 2:00pm
November 26, 2008
PUBLIC NOTICE RAMSEY-WASHINGTON METRO WATERSHED DISTRICT
The Washington County Board of Commissioners announces they will be accepting applications for the Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District Board of Managers. Applicants must reside in the Watershed District.
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 4, 2008
Weik wins District 5 county race
Lisa Weik of Woodbury has defeated Cheryl Hurst, 55 percent to 45 percent, in the election for the Washington County District 5 seat. According...
November 4, 2008 - 10:00pm
October 29, 2008
Letter: Augé for District 622 School Board
I am writing to support District 622 School Board incumbent Theresa Augé. Theresa has always been an advocate for kids. Whether she's organizing the volunteers for a high school event, mentoring students or teaching at Century College, the kids are always the focus. She has been...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: In favor of Augé
I'm writing to support Theresa Augé for District 622 School Board. Ms. Augé has been a great mentor, teacher and friend. I met her in middle school. She served as a volunteer at church. She was my Confirmation teacher, later a guest lecturing at North High, and chaperone at many...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am